“Job Tracker” is a roundup of the latest job changes in the lobbying world, from turns of the revolving door to moves between firms. Send information about new hires by e-mail to [email protected] or by fax to Influence at (202) 457-0718.

Name From To Notes
Dena Battle National Federation of Independent Business National Association of Manufacturers Lobbyist joins as director of tax policy.
Derick Berlage Office of Gov. Martin O’Malley (D-Md.) Venable Former adviser to transition team joins as partner.
Mark Botti U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld Former senior official joins as partner.
Todd Cranford Office of Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) Patton Boggs Former senior counsel joins firm as of counsel.
Jeannine Dowling Philip Morris FD Former director of public affairs joins as senior vice president in the business consulting practice.
Dan Gray National Right to Work Committee HSP Direct Joins as vice president of creative services.
Daeman Harris U.S. military veteran U.S. Chamber of Commerce Iraq and Afghanistan war veteran and Arabic linguist and interpreter named vice president of chamber’s international division.
Ashley Hoy Office of Rep. Sue Myrick (R-N.C.) Office of Rep. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) Former administrative assistant joins House minority whip’s office as coalition director.
Christopher Malagisi Office of former Sen. George Allen (R-Va.) The Leadership Institute Former Northern Virginia grass-roots coordinator joins as grass-roots coordinator.
Steven Soper White House Office of Political Affairs Direct Impact Former associate director joins as vice president of client services.

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